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Herbert PORTER

Regimental number11119
Place of birthEngland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStonemason
Address5 Northumberland Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinWife, Mrs F Porter, 5 Northumberland Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Martha PORTER. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 February 1941
Age at death67
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium, New South Wales (ashes to be placed at Richmond War Memorial)

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